Category Archives: Fashion

Girl’s African-Themed Dress Called ‘Tacky for Prom’ by Teacher

Thanks to Kyemah McEntyre, the teenager who designed her own prom dress last year, high school students across the country are wearing African-themed gowns. Yet despite the popularity of Ankara print gowns, Mayalaya Zanders was shamed for choosing one. When the 17-year-old, who … read more »

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Emirates connects global polo fans for Lusaka tournament

Emirates, which flies daily direct from Lusaka to Dubai and Harare, is bringing together fans of the exciting and glamorous sport of polo for the Polo Safari Tournament in Lusaka this weekend. The event at the Showgrounds runs between June … read more »

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Mr and Miss Black Beauty UK 2014 Crowned

TASHIAN SHAW, 22, from Birmingham and Tameka Saul, 21, from London, were crowned Mr and Miss Black Beauty UK 2014 at the first staging of the unique pageant at Walthamstow Town Hall, east London, earlier this month. The winners were … read more »

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UK IMMIGRATION: Credibility now key assessment in UK asylum claims

ON MARCH 26, 2013, the UK Court of Appeal handed down a ruling in which it had occasion to consider the recent past and present position regarding Zimbabwean asylum seekers. The case is referred to as SS and others. In … read more »

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UK Singer Emeli Sande thanks her Zambian roots

EMELI Sande has thanked her Zambian roots for influencing her musical talents. The Heaven singer, whose mother is English and whose father is Zambian, grew up in the UK, but African culture largely influenced her during her childhood. She revealed: … read more »

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Mutale is Africa Goodwill Ambassador

Justina Mutale, African Woman of the Year 2012 is to be honoured as Africa Goodwill Ambassador during the 2014 African Goodwill Awards ceremony on Saturday 12th April 2014 at the Radisson Hotel, LAX in Los Angeles, California. The African Goodwill … read more »

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GEMFIELDS UNVEILS 137% RISE IN REVENUE

Gemfields, which owns 75 per cent of the Kagem Mine – the world’s largest emerald mine – in Lufwanyama District in partnership with the Zambian government, has revealed very strong first-half financial results, with a 137 per cent increase in … read more »

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KAGEM MINE INVESTS US$1M IN COMMUNITY PROJECTS

Kagem Mining Limited, Zambia’s largest emerald producer, has announced a US$1 million programme of social investment that includes upgrading of a clinic to hospital status, and the construction of a new secondary school in Lufwanyama District. The company – which … read more »

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GEMFIELDS UNVEILS NEW GLOBAL CAMPAIGN TO PROMOTE ZAMBIAN EMERALDS

Gemfields, which owns 75 percent of the Kagem emerald mine in partnership with the Zambian government, has unveiled its second advertising campaign, Beauty by nature, featuring global ambassador Mila Kunis and designed to promote Zambian emeralds worldwide. Captured by legendary … read more »

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